Public Date:
972680: CVE-2013-4075 wireshark: DoS (crash) in the GMR-1 BCCH dissector (wnpa-sec-2013-33)
A flaw was found in GMR (Geo-Mobile Radio) 1 BCCH protocol dissector of wireshark which an attacker can trigger a denial of service attack and crash wireshark by sending a specially crafted packet onto the wire or by convincing wireshark user to read malformed packet trace file.

Find out more about CVE-2013-4075 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.


Red Hat Product Security has rated this issue as having Low security impact for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6. It does not affect the version of wireshark shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5. This issue is not currently planned to be addressed in future updates. For additional information, refer to the Issue Severity Classification:

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 4.3
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (wireshark) RHSA-2017:0631 2017-03-21

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 wireshark Not affected

External References

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